Landmark Buildings Tours & Events 2019

Time: 10:00 to 12:30
The popular Dingle School event “Hands on History for Kids” will be held on the grassy area in front of the Opera House. This popular event features hands-on activities and games from Woodland’s “days of old”.  

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church 515 Second St.  

St. Luke’s Episcopal church is modeled after the original Anglican Church in America, built in Smithfield Virginia in 1632. The church is a beloved Woodland landmark, particularly famous for its three stained glass windows above the alter, installed in 1922, and created by the world famous Louis Tiffany studios.
  • 10:30 to 2:30 open to public
  • 10:30 to 11:00 Guided tours
  • 11:00 to 11:15 Organ concert by Dean Mora, classical
  • 1:00 to 1:30 Guided tours
  • 1:30 to 1:45 Organ concert by Jere Hohenwarter, showtunes

Historic Woodland Train Depot

The Historic Woodland Train Depot is located at 1120 Lincoln Avenue, at the corner of Lincoln Avenue and Sixth street and will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. during the Stroll Through History.

The Historic Woodland Train Depot was built in 1911 and was the third of four train depots that were built in Woodland and is the only original one remaining. This landmark building has witnessed many historical events and has had many famous people walk through its waiting room doors to board trains heading north and south. The depot is owned and operated by the Sacramento Valley Historical Railways, a Woodland nonprofit organization that saved and has been restoring this historical landmark. Visit our website at or follow us on Facebook at

Woodland Library @ 250 First St.  (oldest Carnegie Library in California) 

  • Open from 9:00 to 4:00
  • 10:00 to 10:30 Guided Tour and Talk “Founded by Unselfish Women”, a brief history of the Woodland Public Library and the interesting women who have influenced its development.

Woodland Opera House

Heritage Plaza

  • Open for free tours 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.

The Gibson House

The Blacksmith Shop, Diary, and gardens are available for a self-guided walk through.

The Gibson Mansion will open only for guided 25 minute tours at:

  • 11:00am
  • 12:00pm
  • 1:00pm

There will also be two one hour tours of the property led by Warren Roberts at 11:30am and 1:00pm